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 Virginia Irene <I>Braithwaite</I> Magaha

Virginia Irene Braithwaite Magaha

Birth
Martinsburg, Berkeley County, West Virginia, USA
Death 25 Aug 2014 (aged 86)
Frederick, Frederick County, Maryland, USA
Burial Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Plot Row M, Lot 27 Lower, Site 3
Memorial ID 93478240 · View Source
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Parents:
- Martin Ellis Braithwaite [1903-1981]
- Charlotte Virginia (Prather) Braithwaite [1903-1968]

Married Archibald Turner Francis Magaha

Children:
- Joanna Marie Magaha Dorsey [1946-2013]
- Franklin Henry Magaha [1949-1973]
- Connie Magaha Rough
- Donna Magaha Elgin


Obituary
Virginia I. Magaha, 86, of Frederick, MD, formerly of Boyds, MD, died on Monday August 25, 2014 at Edenton Assisted Living in Frederick.

She was the wife of the late Archie T. Magaha who died January of 1999 after 54 years of marriage. Archie and Virginia were married in August of 1945.

Born on July 26, 1928 in Martinsburg, WV, she was the daughter of the late Martin Ellis and Charlotte Virginia (Prather) Braithwaite.

Virginia worked for Al-Marah Arabians Farm, Boyds Market, Selby's Market and for the Montgomery County Schools Café during her life.

Surviving are her two daughters, Connie Rough and husband Ron of Walkersville, MD, Donna Elgin and husband Charlie of Adamstown, MD; one sister, Norma Everhart of Berkeley Springs, WV; seven grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.

She will also be remembered by numerous nieces and nephews.

Virginia was preceded in death by one son, Franklin Magaha; one daughter, Joanna Dorsey; one brother, Max Braithwaite and three sisters, Ruth Wenks, Anna Mae Magaha and Amelia Wilson.

The family will be receiving friends on Thursday August 28 from 5-8 P.M. at the Hilton Funeral Home, 22111 Beallsville Rd. (Rt. 109), Barnesville, MD.

Funeral services will be held at 1 P.M. on Friday August 29 at the Barnesville Baptist Church, 17917 Barnesville Rd., Barnesville. Interment will follow in Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville, MD.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Virginia's name to the Barnesville Baptist Church, P.O. Box 69, Barnesville, MD 20838.



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  • Created by: Glenn Wallace
  • Added: 12 Jul 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 93478240
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Virginia Irene Braithwaite Magaha (26 Jul 1928–25 Aug 2014), Find A Grave Memorial no. 93478240, citing Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Glenn Wallace (contributor 46802463) .